Definition of iron:

part of speech: verb

To smooth with a heated instr. made of iron to chain; to fetter.

part of speech: noun plural

Chains; fetters; shackles; tools for heating at a fire; the poker, tongs, and shovel for a grate, as fire- irons.

part of speech: noun

A well- known metal, and, economically speaking, the most important; an instr. made of it.

part of speech: adjective

Formed of iron; resembling iron in hardness, strength, & c.; harsh; stern; severe; fast- binding; impenetrable; strong; robust, as an iron constitution.

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